Coronavirus

A new Coronavirus, named COVID-19, was first detected in China's Wuhan Province in 2019. This virus as of February 2020, has tens of thousand of reported cases in China, with more appearing outside the region as time goes on. The Coronavirus impact on gaming has slowly grown, seeing manufacturers report delays of new and existing hardware, the pullout of companies at events like GDC and PAX East, and even full cancellation of events. While small right now, the Coronavirus impact on gaming may expand over time.

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Evil Genius 2 Has Been Delayed

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Developer and publisher Rebellion has announced that their upcoming strategic simulator, Evil Genius 2, has been delayed from a 2020 release to the first half of 2021.

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The Long Dark Episode 4 Release Date Delayed to 2021

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Work-from-home challenges will see The Long Dark Episode 4 release date delayed beyond its intended December 2020 launch window.

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Stronghold: Warlords Release Date Delayed to 2021

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COVID-19 development challenges will see the Stronghold: Warlords release date delayed by several months so that the developers can have more time to get everything just right.

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Arkane Studios Delays Deathloop To Q2 2021

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Arkane Studios has delayed its upcoming shooter Deathloop until Q2 2021.

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Halo Infinite Delayed From Xbox Series X Launch

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In a shocking announcement today, 343 studio head Chris Lee announced that Halo Infinite will be delayed, meaning it will not hit make the launch of the Xbox Series X.

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NHL 21 Delayed And No Next-Gen Version

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NHL 21 has been delayed until October of this year, shifting one month from its annual release date of September. The first look for NHL 21 is in August.

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Destiny 2: Beyond Light Release Date Delayed to Later in 2020

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There's a bit of bad news for the FPSMMO fans out there: the Destiny 2: Beyond Light release date has been pushed back to later in 2020.

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FF7 Remake Part 2 May Be Delayed by Pandemic Challenges

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While fans have been enjoying the remastered adventures of Cloud and his friends, we're still waiting on the FF7 Remake Part 2

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Tales of Arise Delayed Beyond 2020

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Tales of Arise, the latest game in Bandai Namco's long-running Tales series, has been delayed beyond 2020. No new launch window has been announced for the game as of yet.

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Path of Exile 2 Beta Delayed Until Next Year

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Path of Exile 2, which was announced last year to be potentially releasing its beta later this year, has had its beta delaye